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RICHARDSON

A popular residential area that offers a high quality of life.

Welcome to Richardson

 
Richardson, Texas is a vibrant city located in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex area. It is a popular residential area that offers a high quality of life, excellent educational opportunities, and a strong sense of community. Here are some of the most common reasons why people enjoy living in Richardson:
 
  1. High quality of life: Richardson offers a high quality of life, with good schools, a low crime rate, and a strong sense of community.
  2. Proximity to Dallas: Richardson is located just 15 miles north of downtown Dallas, which provides residents with easy access to all that the city has to offer.
  3. Business opportunities: Richardson is home to a number of major corporations, including AT&T, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, and State Farm Insurance. This provides residents with a variety of job opportunities.
  4. Education: Richardson is home to the University of Texas at Dallas, as well as several top-rated public schools. This makes it a great place to live for families with children.
  5. Culture and entertainment: Richardson offers a variety of cultural and entertainment options, including the Eisemann Center for Performing Arts, the Richardson Symphony Orchestra, and the Richardson Theatre Centre.
  6. Parks and recreation: Richardson has a number of parks and recreational facilities, including hiking and biking trails, playgrounds, and sports fields.
  7. Food and dining: Richardson is known for its diverse food scene, which includes a variety of ethnic cuisines and local restaurants.
  8. Community events: Richardson hosts a number of community events throughout the year, including the Wildflower Arts and Music Festival, the Cottonwood Art Festival, and the Christmas Parade.
Overall, people enjoy living in Richardson, Texas because it offers a great combination of quality of life, job opportunities, education, culture, and entertainment.

Overview for RICHARDSON, TX

115,904 people live in RICHARDSON, where the median age is 35 and the average individual income is $43,305. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

115,904

Total Population

35 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$43,305

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for RICHARDSON, TX

RICHARDSON has 43,592 households, with an average household size of 2.61. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in RICHARDSON do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 115,904 people call RICHARDSON home. The population density is 4,057.38 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

115,904

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35

Median Age

48.61 / 51.39%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
43,592

Total Households

2.61

Average Household Size

$43,305

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in RICHARDSON, TX

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The following schools are within or nearby RICHARDSON. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Richardson Classical Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 12th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
North Dallas Adventist Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 11th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
Richardson Heights Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
St Joseph Catholic School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Arapaho Classical Magnet
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
Mark Twain Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
Christa McAuliffe Learning Center
PUBLIC
1st - 12th
No rating available
St Paul The Apostle School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Evolution Academy Charter School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Dartmouth Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
Greenwood Hills Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Jess Harben Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Richardson West J H
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PRIVATE
2nd - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - K
No rating available
Winfree Academy Charter School (Richardson)
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
Northrich Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Richardson Terrace Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
Richland Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
Math/Science/Technology Magnet
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PRIVATE
Undergrad - Undergrad
No rating available
PRIVATE
5th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Canyon Creek Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Breckinridge Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - 4th
No rating available

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